Make it a great day or not, the choice is yours. This was how our middle school principal would close her morning announcements. As middle schoolers, we hardly paid attention to her daily ounce of positivity other than to repeat it mockingly amongst ourselves. But almost a decade later, it's snuck its way into my … Continue reading Make it a great day
These past few months, I was traveling so much it got to the point where I was spending more time away than back at home. I was extremely glad to be back in the Bay and to see the smiling faces of my friends again. #ThrowbackThursday It's been great to be back in LA for the … Continue reading No Place Like Home
I got a few rolls of washi tape for my birthday, and have found a whole new way of looking at room decorating! I basically tried to apply washi tape on anything and everything that it would stick on (which is really, everything). I know what I'm stocking up on next time I'm in Asia. ^-^ … Continue reading Washi Tape
Throwback Thursday to my first vlog - a short video of our TASA 老人 Retreat and hike at Pinnacles National Park! (老人 = "lao ren" or "old people," because we're basically all graduated now.) It was extremely reminiscent of our semesterly TASA officer retreats, where we would rent out an AirBnB for a weekend and go … Continue reading Adventure is out there!
Fall is probably my favorite season, but December is definitely my favorite month! I love the jazz music, the sweater aesthetic, and the holiday buzz. The malls suck, though. I spent 25 minutes trying to find a parking spot at Brea Mall yesterday, and only claimed a spot after I asked a group of girls if … Continue reading Season of Giving
This movie was music to my ears (pun intended). But really, I thoroughly enjoyed it, from the cheerful musical opening in the sunny winter of LA, to the ending that left almost all of us in tears. The familiarity of LA sunsets, terrible traffic, city skylines, and the allure of Hollywood really hit it home … Continue reading La La Land
I spent the greater part of today uploading my New York travel vlog, skimming through top lifestyle/personal/travel/fashion blogs for inspiration, and setting up this cute little thing. (It's one of those things where you have to start somewhere, and you gotta keep consistently posting content to make it work. It makes me admire these lifestyle … Continue reading The City That Never Sleeps